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Old 01-21-13, 07:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Bianchigirll
Inkandsilver is this near you? I think there might be something nice hiding under that garish rasta nightmare.
I was kind of thinking the same thing, and it does have a Brooks Brothers saddle () that's worth some money, but decided I don't think I can deal with the rest of that mess...
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This really bugs me also when someone posts a pic of nice and and then says in the fine print that all of the stuff pictured is not include. I for one Flagg these adds as being missleading deceiptive under CL guidlines.
He has another ad up, guess what also is not included in the asking price of $1395?

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^ lol he probably puts those wheels on all his bikes
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Originally Posted by canyoneagle
Can't quite tell from the pics, but it looks like either 105 or 600 components on there. I'd say $500 would be absolute max, personally, more like $400. If the bike was Dura-Ace, then perhaps $800 would be reasonable. Of course, all of this is my personal opinion, which ain't worth much

Edit: just got out the reading glasses and noticed Sun Tour 9000. That group is the same level as 600 IIRC - i.e. one step below Superbe/DuraAce
yeah i was thinking $500 was more reasonable but the rarity of the paint job could push it up for me if i had the money. as noted though, guy looks like he sold it already
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Hrm, very nice looking Colnago but is it the angle of the photo or is that top tube weird looking?



Oh snap!

Please note damage to top tube. According to the previous owner, the bike was not crashed but rather subjected to the baseball bat of an ex-wife



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Originally Posted by jet sanchEz
He has another ad up, guess what also is not included in the asking price of $1395?

Just check the Brake levers and work look back.
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Originally Posted by jet sanchEz
Hrm, very nice looking Colnago but is it the angle of the photo or is that top tube weird looking?



Oh snap!

Please note damage to top tube. According to the previous owner, the bike was not crashed but rather subjected to the baseball bat of an ex-wife



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I would have thought the damage from a bat would be more serious. Is your spouse attacking your bike grounds for divorce in Oregeon?
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[h=2]*OLD bike RIM****** - $20[/h] The hub says wald. This is a front rim that uses 26" tires. I believe this is from the 1970s

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I HAVE A VINTAGE BIKES it a old school GSA SO CALL-BERRYPS PIS COME SOON
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Originally Posted by Bianchigirll
I would have thought the damage from a bat would be more serious. Is your spouse attacking your bike grounds for divorce in Oregeon?
I keep my rides far from mine...
no telling what she will do!
Honestly I should relocate my valued items to a friends basement!
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Old 01-23-13, 09:32 AM
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Originally Posted by puchfinnland
I keep my rides far from mine...
no telling what she will do!
Honestly I should relocate my valued items to a friends basement!
Make sure he is single or gay. You dont want his wife attacking your bike either. I recall hearing or seeing such a post. The post where everyone showed where or how they stored their bikes might be the one. I might be mistaken but I recall such a post or story. Friends angry wife getting to a bike in another friends possesion.
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I know the Greek economy is in the toilet and people are trying hard to get by but this guy is a real dreamer. I paid less than $100 for my watch and mount. I think mine is nicer too. Now mine was only for a hetchins or holdsworth maybe that is the difference.

[h=1]"" STOPWATCH HANHART CINELLI COLNAGO BIANCHI FREJUS PINARELLO CAMPAGNOLO ""[/h]

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Old 01-23-13, 09:26 PM
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Rare Chrome Ross Mt Hood Mountain Bike - $500 (Fremont)

This is a beautiful collectors' bike from the early MTB days. It's TIG welded and fully chrome plated with:
Long chainstays and nicely raked fork for real steel comfort.
Bullmoose handlebars and semi-horizontal dropouts with adjustment screws.
It's a 22" frame measured to the top of the top tube.

I added modern brakes and a triple crank to make a commuter for my adult nephew. He doesn't ride now, so I have it back. It really needs to go to a collector, or someone who appreciates a sweet ride. It has modern rims on it, but for $100 more you can also have the orginial concave Weinmann rims, Ross tires and 5-speed cluster! You can see from the orginal tires, that they lived in a garage for almost their entire lives, so they'll clean up great and be like new.

Tell your old timer friends. This really is a sweet vintage bicycle.

I cant even believe this guy.
I asked why he wanted so much for a bike with incorrect parts and told him Mt Whitney's are selling for less in fact there are two right now for sale in the same price range on even nearby and I told him there were fifteen mt Hoods on craigslist right now and there really are!!! 15 of them and for 200 less and most had the original group arrrggs Lame flaky CL Sellers


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I don't know whether I still have the original components. If I had an
interested buyer, I'd do a careful look. ~~~BLAHblah blah

Let me know if you get interested in my price range. Thanks,

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This is a beautiful collectors' bike from the early MTB days. It's TIG welded and fully chrome plated with:
Long chainstays and nicely raked fork for real steel comfort.
Bullmoose handlebars and semi-horizontal dropouts with adjustment screws.
It's a 22" frame measured to the top of the top tube.

I added modern brakes and a triple crank to make a commuter for my adult nephew. He doesn't ride now, so I have it back. It really needs to go to a collector, or someone who appreciates a sweet ride. It has modern rims on it, but for $100 more you can also have the orginial concave Weinmann rims, Ross tires and 5-speed cluster! You can see from the orginal tires, that they lived in a garage for almost their entire lives, so they'll clean up great and be like new.

Tell your old timer friends. This really is a sweet vintage bicycle.
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I just emailed him and told him he's way too high
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bull moose with bar ends just looks wrong
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bull moose with bar ends is just wrong
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Lawsuit bait. One of these came in the shop with a completely tacoed front wheel, just from normal riding. I shudder to think how fast the ground would come up at you when that happens at 30mph. I emailed, and BEGGED them to dismantle it, and put the engine on a SAFE bicycle.,,,,BD

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And actually the bar ends don't really look all that bad? Maybe I've just been working on too many 90's mtb's lately,,,,BD
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Incorrect parts?

At this point it is no longer a classic bike with incorrect parts. It's a vintage frameset that has been totally upgraded/rebuilt with modern components. Even the brakes have been swapped. The only original parts other than the frameset are the bullmoose bars and brake levers. Oh, and the QR seatpost binder looks original, maybe.
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Thats exactly what I was thinking. Same bike, But I bet its a little bit better than new.
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Incorrect parts?

At this point it is no longer a classic bike with incorrect parts. It's a vintage frameset that has been totally upgraded/rebuilt with modern components. Even the brakes have been swapped. The only original parts other than the frameset are the bullmoose bars and brake levers. Oh, and the QR seatpost binder looks original, maybe.
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Thats exactly what I was thinking. Same bike, But I bet its a little bit better than new.
I'm not so sure about that because it looks like those are the original brake levers controlling the new V-brakes.

I bet that braking feel is a little less than optimal if that is the case.


But other than the V-brakes I agree that the upgrades are probably fairly nice.

A better upgrade would have been a set of Avid Shorties or some Cane Creek cantilevers. I also wonder if the chainline is set up correctly as well with that "road" triple in front. If he has the right BB then I suppose it is OK.

Another unknown is if he has cold-set the frame or just sprung it from 126mm to fit the modern cassette hub.
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I guess a few of you emailed the Hood-lum anyway he emailed this morning to say he would find the original parts and put them in a zip lock bag and them sell the bike for more LOL All those who emailed Bless you
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Originally Posted by kc0yef

I cant even believe this guy.
I asked why he wanted so much for a bike with incorrect parts and told him Mt Whitney's are selling for less in fact there are two right now for sale in the same price range on even nearby and I told him there were fifteen mt Hoods on craigslist right now and there really are!!! 15 of them and for 200 less and most had the original group arrrggs Lame flaky CL Sellers


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https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/3556007067.html





Here is one in my neck of the woods I have been watching from last summer. Maybe I should offer him $175. I love it and Im tired of seeing it. There is another one yousually in a hot shower scene for $400. Described as Grandpa's bike but in a bathtub half hidden by a shower curtain.

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If he can get it, it's worth it. Can't get it from me, but someone will. Value is subjective. Had one guy off me $75 for a sweet Univega Gran Rally listed at $240. The buyer rode it around, gave me the cash and said thank you to boot.
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